Chris founded Startups Greater Asia (SGA), a cross-border strategic consulting firm and business intelligence hub that helps scale-ups and corporations with corporate innovation and market expansion. SGA’s mission is to connect the Silicon Valley and Greater Asia tech community with Knowledge, Connections and Resources. Chris is also a corporate attorney at Carr & Ferrell LLP and previously General Counsel at a hardware/transportation startup in SF where she advises mergers & acquisitions, venture capital financings, business formation, and has negotiated and drafted a wide variety of commercial and technology agreements.
Combining her business and legal experience working with emerging growth technologies, Chris advises founders, investors and established corporations looking to conduct cross-border business more successfully. Chris is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English, and often speaks/writes about corporate growth, emerging technologies, the cross-border tech landscape. SGA’s regular newsletter on US-Asia tech deal trends can also be found here.
Chris received a J.D. from the University of Washington, and both a B.A. in Economics and a B.A. in Russian from Georgetown University. Chris is a licensed California state attorney.
Chris是Startup Greater Asia的創辦人。Startup Greater Asia是間跨境策略管理顧問公司，也是間協助企業創新及拓展市場的智能庫。SGA的使命是以知識、人脈和資源連結矽谷及東亞科技社群。Chris同時是Carr & Ferrell LLP的企業律師，並曾任硬體運輸新創公司的法律總顧問，針對企業合併和收購、創業投資金融和公司結構給予建議，為各式的商業和科技合約協商以及擬案。
Christina擁有多元的跨國工作經驗，包括俄羅斯莫斯科的美國商會、加拿大多倫多的Trump Toronto Hotel and Towers飯店，並且創立了連接矽谷與亞洲新創圈的Startups & Greater Asia。Chris擁有華盛頓大學法律博士學位，以及美國喬治城大學俄語與經濟雙學士學位，是位持照的加州檢察官。